About 200 Shiite Muslims arraigned in Kaduna


FILE PHOTO: Shiite members on the day they clashed with the military Nigerian prosecutors on Wednesday charged nearly 200 members of a pro-Iranian Shiite group with illegal possession of firearms following December clashes with troops that led to claims of hundreds of deaths, their lawyers said on Wednesday.

Woman Kills Self After Split From Boyfriend!


A mum hanged herself following a FaceTime call to her ex-partner just hours after her daughter stopped her from taking her life, an inquest has heard. Tragic Jordana Carr committed suicide the day after breaking up with her boyfriend in November 2015. Miss Carr, who worked as a special needs

Imo AGN holds candle night for Dede-One-Day


In preparation for the burial of late comedian turned actor, Peter Onwuzurike Onyehidelam popularly known as Dede One Day, members of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) have scheduled Friday, February 12, for the candle night to honour the late thespian in Owerri, Imo state.Billed to hold at Freedom Square

Aduke – Ade Ori


Aduke – Ade Ori Aduke Roars again, this time she is back with “Ade Ori”, a declaration of unwavering love and commitment. When you hear a piece of music for the first time, u wonder what genre is that, or style.

Lai Mohammed Disowns Ministry’s N398m Votes For Computers


Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed yesterday openly disowned the N398 million being part of the budget estimates by his ministry meant for the purchase of computers. Speaking at a budget defence session before the Senate Committe on Information, Mohammed noted that the total sum of N398 million

Kebbi APC Conducts Primaries For By-election


The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kebbi State has conducted state primary election to fill the vacant post of state House of Assembly member for Arewa local government constituency, Alh Abdullahi Yaldu who died during the pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia last year. The chairman, Electoral Committee who was also the

How TCN Mismanaged N1.2bn – Director


It was revelations galore yesterday when the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Power queried the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) over its alleged mismanagement of about N1.2billion.

Photos: Gov. Ambode appoints Wole Soyinka, Gbadamosi as Co-Chairmen of Lagos at 50 Planning Committee


Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday, February 10, appointed Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka and Mr. Rasheed Gbadamosi as Co-Chairmen of the Lagos at 50 Planning Committee, just as he expressed optimism that the celebration will go a long way to showcase Lagos in its full splendor.

Jordin Sparks and Sage the Gemini break up


Singer, Jordan Sparks and rapper, Sage The Gemini have broken up after about nine months of dating, according to E! News.According to a source, heir relationship started off great in the beginning but as time went on Sparks was having trust issues—and Sage wasn't helping the matter any with his behavior.

ANAMBRA CENTRAL RE-RUN: Only candidates cleared in 2015 ‘ll participate —INEC


THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said Tuesday that only candidates who were cleared and who participated in the March 28, 2015 national assembly elections would participate in the Anambra Central senatorial re-run scheduled for March 5, 2016. The post ANAMBRA CENTRAL RE-RUN: Only candidates cleared in 2015 ‘ll participate

Photos: Ineffective implementation of past budgets affected the country’s economy – Bukola Saraki


Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki said that the ineffective implementation of past budgets and abandonment of projects have led to wastages that have negatively affected the nation's economy in the last 16 years.Saraki who stated this in his speech during the National Assembly's interactive session with Civil Society Organizations